Rabbits have several unique problems; understanding these problems will allow you to better care for your pet and minimize future health care problems.
Common conditions of pet rodents include respiratory diseases, anorexia and lethargy, overgrown teeth, and tumors.
An ovariohysterectomy is often referred to as a 'spay' or 'spaying'. It is a surgical procedure in which the ovaries and uterus are removed completely in order to sterilize or render a female animal infertile. Some veterinarians will perform an ovariectomy, in which just the ovaries are removed.